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Daily Crunch: Apple urges users to update all devices after hacktivists reveal zero-day flaw

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epic - TechCrunch
3:10pm PDT - September 13th, 2021

What the Epic v. Apple lawsuit means for the gaming industry - The Washington Post

The verdict has implications on other antitrust cases against major gaming companies and can lead to changes in the mobile gaming landscape. It also leaves a big question about “Fortnite's” future on iOS.

epic - The Washington Post
12:07pm PDT - September 13th, 2021

Apple shares rise from Epic ruling-led slide - Reuters

Apple Inc's shares stabilized on Monday after losing about $84 billion in market capitalization following a U.S. judge's mixed decision on the iPhone maker's fight with "Fortnite" game maker Epic Games last week.

epic - Reuters
3:22am PDT - September 13th, 2021

Epic Games to appeal ruling in Apple case - Reuters.com

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy said on Sunday that President Joe Biden will announce new "actions" to combat COVID-19 before the U.N. General Assembly meets. This report produced by Chris Dignam.

epic - Reuters
10:08pm PDT - September 12th, 2021

Epic Games to appeal ruling in Apple case - Reuters.com

"Fortnite" game maker Epic Games on Sunday said in a legal filing that it plans to appeal a ruling in its antitrust case against Apple Inc after a federal judge on Friday handed down a mixed decision.

epic - Reuters
9:55pm PDT - September 12th, 2021

Epic Games to appeal ruling in Apple case - Reuters

"Fortnite" game maker Epic Games on Sunday said in a legal filing that it plans to appeal a ruling in its antitrust case against Apple Inc after a federal judge on Friday handed down a mixed decision. Bryan Wood reports.

epic - Reuters
9:37pm PDT - September 12th, 2021

Apple Faces Threat to Major Revenue Stream as Judge Orders Changes to Its App Store

Apple must let developers of mobile applications steer consumers to outside payment methods, granting an injunction sought by Epic Games in a yearlong battle

epic - Time
7:48am PDT - September 11th, 2021

How to Watch Apple's iPhone 13 Launch Event

Apple will unveil the next iPhone on Tuesday, September 14.

epic - Wired
4:00am PDT - September 11th, 2021

Daily Crunch: Microsoft acquires tutoring platform TakeLessons for undisclosed sum

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epic - TechCrunch
3:10pm PDT - September 10th, 2021

US judge eases Apple's in-app restrictions - Reuters.com

A U.S. federal judge struck down some of Apple Inc's App Store rules on Friday, forcing the company to allow developers to send their users to other payment systems in a partial win for "Fortnite" creator Epic Games and other app makers.

epic - Reuters
3:02pm PDT - September 10th, 2021

US judge eases Apple's in-app restrictions - Reuters.com

A U.S. federal judge struck down some of Apple Inc's App Store rules on Friday, forcing the company to allow developers to send their users to other payment systems in a partial win for "Fortnite" creator Epic Games and other app makers. This report produced …

epic - Reuters
1:56pm PDT - September 10th, 2021

Even after today’s ruling, don’t expect ‘Fortnite’ to return to the App Store anytime soon

After months of testimony and deliberation, we got an initial decision earlier today in the legal battle between Apple and Epic. As a Fortnite player, you may wonder what it all means in terms of playing the game on an iOS device. The short answer is not much…

epic - Engadget
12:51pm PDT - September 10th, 2021

Apple drops, Netflix and Spotify pop after judge rules in favor of Epic Games in lawsuit targeting in-app purchases

The judge said that "the court cannot ultimately conclude that Apple is a monopolist under either federal or state antitrust laws."

epic - Business Insider
10:59am PDT - September 10th, 2021

Radiohead and Epic Games team up for a virtual 'Kid A Mnesia' exhibit

Early-aught headliner Radiohead has teamed with Epic Games, makers of Gears of War and Fortnite, to compose "an upside-down digital/analogue universe created from Thom Yorke and Stanley Donwood’s original artwork and audio design by Nigel Godrich. It commemor…

epic - Engadget
2:57pm PDT - September 9th, 2021

FX’s Epic Y: The Last Man Adaptation Gets Off to a Shaky But Intriguing Start

A woman needs a man like a fish needs a bicycle. So goes the old feminist slogan. But that doesn’t mean life on Earth would continue as normal if every mammal with a Y chromosome suddenly dropped dead.

epic - Time
9:05am PDT - September 8th, 2021

DC’s latest superhero crossover: Batman x FaZe Clan

The gaming and entertainment collective FaZe Clan has partnered with DC Comics on a limited-edition Batman comic and related merchandise. Other Batman Day news includes the release of a scripted podcast on HBO Max and a new mission for the DC: Batman Bat-Tech…

epic - The Verge
7:02am PDT - September 8th, 2021

Apple’s next event will take place on September 14

Apple has announced the date for its traditional fall event, which will take place September 14th. The company has a lot of rumored products in the works that could be announced, including the iPhone 13, the Apple Watch Series 7, and new MacBook Pros.

epic - The Verge
9:07am PDT - September 7th, 2021

Hamilton hails 'epic' Zandvoort as Dutch track returns to F1 - Reuters

Lewis Hamilton and his Formula One rivals were buzzing on Friday as the sport returned to Zandvoort for the first Dutch Grand Prix in 36 years, although the likely lack of overtaking possibilities remained a concern.

epic - Reuters
11:01am PDT - September 3rd, 2021

Analysis: Apple's App Store concessions fail to address top concerns of regulators, lawmakers - Reuters

In the space of a week, Apple Inc (AAPL.O) made two sets of changes to its App Store rules, which are the subject of lawsuits, regulatory probes and legislation around the world, but the t…

epic - Reuters
6:09pm PDT - September 2nd, 2021

Analysis-Apple's App Store concessions fail to address top concerns of regulators, lawmakers - Reuters.com

In the space of a week, Apple Inc made two sets of changes to its App Store rules, which are the subject of lawsuits, regulatory probes and legislation around the world, but the tweaks do not address the biggest concerns raised.

epic - Reuters
6:05pm PDT - September 2nd, 2021

The Wheel of Time trailer prepares us for Amazon’s other epic fantasy

Amazon’s Wheel of Time series finally has a trailer and while it may not be The Lord of the Rings, it is huge. The adaptation of Robert Jordan’s 14-book fantasy series will premiere on Amazon Prime Video in November. Here’s how and when you can watch the epis…

epic - Polygon
8:37am PDT - September 2nd, 2021

Pollution likely to cut 9 years of life expectancy of 40% of Indians - Reuters

Air pollution is likely to reduce the life expectancy of about 40% of Indians by more than nine years, according to a report released by a U.S. research group on Wednesday.

epic - Reuters
9:04pm PDT - August 31st, 2021

Apple and Google must allow developers to use other payment systems, new Korean law declares

South Korea has passed a law that prohibits platform owners forcing app developers to use built-in payments systems, opening the gates to alternatives for in-app purchases.

epic - The Verge
3:16am PDT - August 31st, 2021

Apple and Google's ability to take a cut of every app purchase is in peril due to a new South Korean bill

A new bill in South Korea effectively ends Apple and Google's ability to collect commissions on app purchases, and it just passed parliament.

epic - Business Insider
3:15am PDT - August 31st, 2021

Google Play app store revenue reached $11.2 bln in 2019, lawsuit says - Reuters

Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google generated $11.2 billion in revenue from its mobile app store in 2019, according to a court filing unsealed on Saturday, offering a clear view into the serv…

epic - Reuters
11:30am PDT - August 28th, 2021

RT @srinivasiyc: This is Epic !! Is India's leading Hindi News channel trolling India's prime minister over no coverage in American News…

Prem (@prempal86)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @srinivasiyc: This is Epic !! Is India's leading Hindi News channel trolling India's prime minister over no coverage in American News…

Aijaz khan (@aijazkhan98)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @biastal: apink’s official twitter just accidentally rted and then unrted a korean twitter fanfiction about jaemin and jeno of nct i’m L…

Epic_Failure (@Epic_failureee)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @vedicgyaanindia: Massive footprints in Thailand believed and worshipped to be those of Lord Hanuman’s footprint. In Thailand there is a…

Ramya Iyer Mami (@SriRamya21)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @TheCricketPanda: Ruturaj Gaikwad in the last 5 IPL innings:- Runs: 264 Balls: 173 Sixes: 9 We have seen these exact figures in Rohit…

Broncos 2021 (@2021_broncos)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @WisdenCricket: #OnThisDay14 years ago, India won an epic first ever T20 World Cup final. Pakistan needed 13 to win off the last over.…

Saumil Patel (@SaumilP95767472)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @srinivasiyc: This is Epic !! Is India's leading Hindi News channel trolling India's prime minister over no coverage in American News…

J Patel (@Patel_JayBalaji)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @RussOnPolitics: @kylegriffin1 Congrats to Joe Biden for winning Arizona...again. And by a larger margin than even the final results fou…

Rhonda Sternowski (@RhondaSternows1)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @kurteichenwald: The cyber ninja report on Maricopa county says Biden won by even more: 99 more votes. They are still a bunch of idiots,…

Miss *Extreme Masker* Construed (@missc0nstrued)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @srinivasiyc: This is Epic !! Is India's leading Hindi News channel trolling India's prime minister over no coverage in American News…

Soni Singh (@soniwaraich5)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @TheJose8A: THIS SONG WAS MADE TO BE PLAYED IN A STADIUM! ITS SO EPIC! THIS PANDEQUESO NEEDS TO GO!! #MyUniverse #ColdplayXBTS

britney⁷ (@BritneyLam3)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @TheCricketPanda: Ruturaj Gaikwad in the last 5 IPL innings:- Runs: 264 Balls: 173 Sixes: 9 We have seen these exact figures in Rohit…

ᴿᵃᵈʰᵉˢʰʸᵃᵐ (@NIKHITH_PRABHAS)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @NBCNews: An ancient tablet containing part of the Epic of Gilgamesh that was taken from Iraq and sold to Hobby Lobby under false preten…

Kwisatz Chaderach (@ComradeDaryck)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @srinivasiyc: This is Epic !! Is India's leading Hindi News channel trolling India's prime minister over no coverage in American News…

Govind Singh (@GovindS49535351)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @PongsatornArts: New Drop Today 6/200 "Wild Pig GROTESQUE" Protect us by his roar. in The Grotesque Collection (180 items and 20 epic…

Doffy (@DoffyNFT)
10:02pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021
RT @BingeWatchThis_: WATCH: #DCFanDome just dropped an epic new #Batman-focused promo! https://t.co/E33T7dkMlU

RT @BingeWatchThis_: WATCH: #DCFanDome just dropped an epic new #Batman-focused promo! https://t.co/E33T7dkMlU

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3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

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3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @JaredHarris: FYI: the @Foundation_ 2-episode premiere event - TONIGHT, 9pm EST/6pm PST. Watch the epic story they said could never be f…

asenion aeonian ☀ (@asimovposting)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @DOJCrimDiv: United States Returns to Iraq Rare Tablet Bearing Portion of the Epic of Gilgamesh https://t.co/LvvRWeTBcb

Liberty Peace Love (@LuvLibertyPeace)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

@\WyattGoetzman @\NVIDIAGeForce @\alerithe is an epic programming: 12 I'm 18 now and boy have the rest of the problems with BASIC programs such as Dashl

Piero Bot ⁖ (@AverageBotFan)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @StinkyCubert: In honor of flannel getting the smackdown we are doing ANOTHER $link giveaway! Follow and share this post to enter the ep…

Ricky Jame$ (@RickyJames1975)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @NormOrnstein: @SykesCharlie @rickhasen This is a failure of journalistic accountability of epic proportions. Treating a planned violent…

L. Lord (@lclord76)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @gamingonlinux: Epic Games announce full Easy Anti-Cheat for Linux including Wine & Proton https://t.co/8fMTgMSvKB https://t.co/4kc4GN8h…

HardPenguin (@hardpenguin13)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

It’s such a nice day out. Me personally I’m having a not so epic one.

Matty P (@MatttyP27)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @AvatarNews_: The Legend of Korra, relive all the epic air, earth, water and firebending in the ultimate Avatar Collection." Coming Dec…

Mathew Poynter (@mathew_poynter)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @KaboodiMr: I made a short cartoon with some of my NFTs. More will come. #epiceagles #BirdGang #NFT @Epic_Eagles https://t.co/oUx0VIjm…

Adjust4it (@BrentWe76665480)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @johnkrausphotos: .@Inspiration4x crew brought back some epic wallpapers. I’m sure I’ll be rotating through these as they release them.…

portiadavidson_ (@portiadavidson_)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021
RT @soompi: #ITZY Drops D-DAY Poster For 1st Full Album “Crazy In Love”
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RT @soompi: #ITZY Drops D-DAY Poster For 1st Full Album “Crazy In Love” https://t.co/HdhgE3FDPH https://t.co/zrNt3PT0ta

messyshpu (@messyshpu)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @FN_Assist: Venom/Eddie Brock will now 99% release in tonight's #Fortnite Item Shop! - Epic Games Store notification has been pushed ea…

(@Keios_ecks_dee)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

Dune is epic. 155 minutes that you can easily be okay with spending them all over again.

Aly Medhat (@AlyMedhat_)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @ErinLasgalen: #Dune was so epic!! Its been a loong while since i had goosebumps from a movie.

SERPICO (@makerstudio10)
3:13pm PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @D4DnDRPG: It's #SunD4y! The BFGs are back and we cone back to the epic cliffhanger from last session as we find out what happens when…

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9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @PuroresuFlow: Can’t wait for Bryan Danielson vs. Kenny Omega 2! It will be a EPIC ENCOUNTER #aew https://t.co/qrvlmUUkpz

I SUPPORT FARMERS (@eliteyoungbucks)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @Longevity_Dan: Ex-U.S. Intelligence Officers Admit to Hacking Crimes in Work for Emiratis They were among a trend of Americans working…

weseh (@epic_wtff)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021
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(@YumeWitch)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @MarkRein: Why is Apple still banning Fortnite? To 'punish' Epic, fatten profits, warn others, lawyer says | WRAL TechWire https://t.co/…

suanpe (@SUANPE1)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @CryptoCapo_: I repeat, this is just noise in the middle. 30k-50k is a massive accumulation range. The corrections to 42k, 40k or 38k…

Alexisdel (@DelavaultPierre)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @Imrana_Mahmood: Trojan Horse play @LungTheatre was an epic show and I have no doubt that Who Cares will deliver just as good - showing…

Madiha Ansari (@AnsariMadiha)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @Ascendance_Game: #NFT minting is underway and our beta testers are starting to transfer their founders tokens to their #Enjin wallets!…

Cepoid (@Cepoid1)
9:57am PDT - September 23rd, 2021

RT @ali_fakhrr: I wanted to dedicate this tweet to the hardworking team behind @Chain_Guardians and @Chain_Boost who are consistently impro…

All I can say is HFSP (@HFSPHFSP)
1:42pm PDT - September 22nd, 2021